Recently, the tragic story of Margaret Mary Vojtko, a longtime contingent faculty member at Duquesne University who died after suffering a heart attack, went viral. Although she had taught at Duquesne for 25 years, it was reported that Vojtko died nearly penniless and without health benefits: she had spent years working as an adjunct professor […]Read more "Unethical Academia: The Next Front for Low-Wage Worker Uprising?"
President Obama’s administration has largely been a disappointment, not only to his liberal critics, but also to the President himself. During his tenure, Republicans have manufactured a series of crises to extract significant concessions from him. Yet, they want more, despite the fact that the Senate’s bill to fund the government is just 2% larger […]Read more "President Obama Must Go All In"